Record-Keeping
  • Accurate record keeping is essential to monitor the performance and profitability of a flock, and to enable forecasting, programming and cash flow projections to be made.
  • It also serves to provide an early warning of potential problems.
  • The daily records should be on display for each house.

The records include:

  1. Mortality and culls
  2. Daily feed consumption
  3. Daily water consumption
  4. Water to feed ratio
  5. Treatments
  6. Vaccinations
  7. Minimum and maximum daily temperatures.
  8. Weekly weights

HOUSE NO: CULLS:
NO. PLACED DOA:
TIME OF PLACEMENT
Date of Placement

Daily Mortality Records

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Total Cum
Week 1
Week 2
Week 3
Week 4
Week 5
Week 6
Week 7

Daily feed consumption records

Daily Feed 1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Week 1
Week 2
Week 3
Week 4
Week 5
Week 6